Trump asks the Supremes to act on Sanctuary Cities

The Trump administration is asking the Supreme Court to let it enforce new conditions on grant funding for every “sanctuary city” except Chicago.

Solicitor General Noel Francisco on Monday submitted a request to Justice Elena Kagan seeking a stay of the Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that blocked the administration from enforcing its new requirements for grant funding, but only as to its nationwide scope.

The conditions being challenged require cities to allow federal immigration officials access to immigrants in detention facilities and provide 48-hour notice before they release an immigrant in the country illegally in order to receive federal crime-fighting funds.

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  1. Previous administrations messed up our lives by creating loopholes to avoid law enforcement. The plan was to turn America into a Banana Republic. However, we the people elected President Donald Trump, who is doing a super good job trying to fix the system. Now, the Supremes & Congress have to uphold the Constitution and untie President Trump’s hands (good hands).

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